A Fast Start!

The temperatures are rising, and so are the fish! The new unofficial season is underway, and so far things are looking up. Last year's wettest-ever winter had water running high all spring, summer and into the fall. This year is quite a contrast as water...

Brown Trout caught on Trico
Take a Spare, Everything!

By Bryan Eldredge Today Jeff Lindstrom and I fished the Salt River in Star Valley, Wyoming. It just seemed like a good weekend to get away from the usual haunts. The one downside to this, is that the low temperature last night was supposedly somewhere around...

Two Friends of UFG Prepare for World Championships

The Salt Lake Tribune ran a lifestyle article on two Utahns, Lance Egan and Devin Olsen, who will lead the USA Fly Fishing Team in the upcoming World Championships in Italy. It's a great story of how Lance inspired Devin to enter the world of...

The Water is High AND the Fishing is Good!

[caption id="attachment_1146" align="alignright" width="300"] A High Water Brown[/caption] Our local papers and even TV news have a daily "Flood Watch" this year. Locals will remember the flooding in downtown Salt Lake City in 1983 as record snow pack melted faster than the streams and rivers could...

The Junk Box

One of the great challenges for fly fishers, especially those who who tie flies, is keeping all those flies where we can find them....

Snow Day: A Short Film by Utah Fly Guides

Spring is coming soon, but it is still winter. That combination can leave a lot of people frustrated. We're excited for the upcoming season, but winter's still here and there will be a lot of cold days before we're ready to wet wade through hatches...